cyclohexane


cyclohexane
cy·clo·hex·ane .sī-klō-'hek-.sān, .sik-lō- n a pungent saturated cyclic hydrocarbon C6H12 found in petroleum or made synthetically and used chiefly as a solvent and in organic synthesis

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cy·clo·hex·ane (si″klo-hekґsān) an alicyclic hydrocarbon, C6H12, existing in two forms, the “boat” and the “chair:”


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  • cyclohexane — cy·clo·hexane …   English syllables

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